Forks Washington

Things To Do in Forks WA

So, you’re planning an Olympic Peninsula getaway and want to know if there are any things to do in Forks, WA, beyond the great outdoors and Twilight. It’s a great question and the answer is a resounding YES! There’s no denying that nature is on center stage here on the Olympic Peninsula. Most folks come

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Enjoy a Seattle to Forks Getaway to the Ocean

Fall is a great time to head out west from Seattle to Forks, Washington and enjoy the natural beauty of the Olympic Peninsula.  Located 4 hours west of Seattle is Forks, stunning beaches, and the magnificent Manitou Lodge (just 3 miles from the ocean).  Plan to head out early on your departure day from Seattle.

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The Perfect Day in Forks WA

Exploring downtown Forks WA on the Olympic Peninsula Forks WA is located in the heart of the Olympic Peninsula, between the Olympic Mountains and Pacific Ocean beaches. Manitou Lodge is only 15 minutes from town. Staying with us places visitors near the ocean beaches as well as front and center for exploring all the area

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Visit the Forks Timber Museum

Discover the fascinating history of the Forks – the town that lumber built – with a visit to the Forks Timber Museum! You could be forgiven for thinking that Forks main claim to fame is its place in Stephenie Meyer’s popular Twilight book and movie series. In fact, these days that may even be true.

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Average Rainfall in Forks, Washington 1907-Present

Many folks plan a vacation in the Olympics between mid-July and mid-August, presumably to optimize their chances of not getting rained on, among a variety of other reasons. While it is widely known that the western slopes of the Olympic Mountains receive a great deal of rain, it is far less well-known that for 6

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